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Canberra Forecast

This morning -1°C
Today 17°C
fog_then_sunny

Now

1.8°C falling
Updated at 02:30 EST

ACT for Thursday Mostly clear. Light winds. Mostly sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 2 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10% Around Canberra Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 1.8°C falling
Dew Point 1.7°C falling
Feels Like -0.9°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
N 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1021.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:59 EST
Sunset sunset
17:01 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 1.0°C
Braidwood 1.4°C
Goulburn Ap 5.7°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Fog
1°C

6am

Fog
0°C

9am

Mostly clear
4°C

12pm

Mostly clear
13°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 26
Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31
Thu
Jun 1

Fog then sunny

Fog then sunny

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny
Maximum 17°C 16°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 13°C
Minimum -1°C 2°C 3°C 0°C -2°C -1°C -3°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 60% 40% 30% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Moderate Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Moderate Moderate High Severe Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 3
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 3km/h
WSW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
N 4km/h
N
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 27km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NW 11km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 11km/h
W
W 18km/h
W
WSW 8km/h
WSW
W 17km/h
W
Relative Humidity 87% 58% 92% 57% 86% 64% 79% 52% 85% 58% 81% 53% 83% 54%
Dew Point 3°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 7°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 2°C 3°C 0°C 4°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:31 EST
sunrise
06:59 EST
sunset
17:01 EST
last light
17:29 EST
moon
rise
Fri 06:56 EST
set
Fri 17:41 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 25
0.8°C 13°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 24
5.5°C 15.9°C 1.8mm
Tue
May 23
1.1°C 17.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 22
0.2°C 18.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 21
0.7°C 17.2°C 0.2mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
256.6mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
179.8mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
208.6mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.2mm
May 20
Lowest Temperature
-4.4°C
May 8
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-4.4°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-7.5°C
30th 1976
Average This Month
2.0°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
24.5°C
10th 1967
Average This Month
17.1°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.2mm
20th
Total This Month
34.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.9mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
149.6mm
1953
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1982
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